Asimina Kazakidi

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Dr Asimina Kazakidi is a Lecturer in Biofluid Mechanics at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, and an awarded Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow. Her research involves the modelling and simulation of complex real-world physiological and biofluid mechanics problems, such as arterial modelling for the initiation of atherosclerosis, models related to congenital heart disease, and heamodynamic approaches for understanding childhood obesity. As a Research Associate and Fellow, she worked at Imperial College London, and the Foundation for Research & Technology Hellas, Greece. She has a PhD from the Aeronautics Department at Imperial College London and an MSc from the Bioengineering Department, also at Imperial College. Her BSc was in Physics.

Areas of Interest
Biomedical Sciences
University of Strathclyde
Key words
biofluid mechanics; computational fluid dynamics; aquatic propulsion; cardiovascular flows; biomedical engineering; paediatrics

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